Sunday, June 20, 2021

Ghana hosts Horizon 2020 Information Session

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The Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovations, Mahama Ayariga, has opened a two-day training workshop on Horizon 2020 Information Session and National Contact...

Somalia’s al-Shabab enters Kenyan village

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Somalia's militant Islamist group al-Shabab has entered a remote village in north-eastern Kenya, despite the fact that it is only about 15km (nine miles)...

Former UK party leader Charles Kennedy DEAD

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Former Liberal Democrat Party leader Charles Kennedy has died at his home in Fort William aged 55. His family said they were devastated to lose...

Hundreds missing as China ship sinks

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Five people have died and hundreds are missing after a cruise ship carrying 458 people capsized on the Yangtze River in China's Hubei province. The...

Lion kills tourist in South Africa

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A tourist believed to be from the US has been killed in a lion attack at a game park in South Africa, a park...

6 top Nigerian bankers arrested by EFCC

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Nigeria's anti-corruption agency has arrested six senior central bank officials over an alleged $30m (£20m) currency fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) also...

US surveillance powers expire as Senate deal fails

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The legal authority for US spy agencies to bulk collect Americans' phone data has expired, after the Senate failed to reach a deal. Republican presidential...

Inferno kills 69 in Nigeria

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Sixty Nine persons were burnt to death yesterday in Onitsha when a trailer carrying petrol lost control and exploded into the Asaba Motor Park at...

FIFA mess: South Africa ‘admits $10m football payout’

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South Africa did pay $10m (£6.5m) to a football body led by Jack Warner, a figure at the centre of Fifa corruption allegations, local...

Porn, adware found on former FBI web domains

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Websites overseen by the FBI have been briefly used to offer visitors porn or links seeded with adware. Some of the sites involved were seized...